Jobs in Pensacola, Florida, United States

Pensacola, a city in Escambia County, is the westernmost city in Florida. The city is bounded by the Pensacola Bay and Escambia Bay. Remarkably, the city has been governed by five states through its history: Spain, France, Great Britain, United States of America, and the Confederate States of America. The is why the city received its nickname of “The City of Five Flags”. Pensacola’s location and tropical climate means the city is vulnerable to hurricanes, tropical storms, and tornados.

Pensacola has a population of 53,000 people. Although the racial make up of the population is predominantly white, the city has a sizeable African American community. Pensacola households are also diverse with a sizeable portion of female-headed household, individual households, older pensioners, as well as married couples. The average household size in Pensacola is 2.27 people. Additionally, the city’s population is largely religious. Over 45% of the population identifies with a religion, predominantly the Baptist denomination.

The families of Pensacola are served by the Escambia County School District which manages over 20 private and public elementary and secondary schools. Additionally, The University of West Florida, which is situated in the north of Pensacola, provides a wide range of tertiary education programs.

Navy Aviation, Pristine Beaches, and Cultural Festivals

The rich history and natural beauty of Pensacola provides residents with a wealth of activities. Pensacola is a renowned area for Naval Aviation. The National Naval Aviation Museum and the Pensacola Naval Air Station showcase exhibits which represent the Navy, Coast Guard, and Marine Corps. The National Naval Aviation Museum also features an interactive flight simulator which makes use of IMAX technology. Additionally, The Pensacola Naval Air Station is home to both Fort Barrancas and The Pensacola Lighthouse and Museum. Fort Barrancas is the site of the first U.S. Naval fort which was built in 1821.

The picturesque location of Pensacola means the city is home to numerous beaches. Rosamond Johnson Beach is a secluded beach which offers pristine white sand, beautiful waters, and relaxing solitude. The beach forms part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore Park and access is controlled. Additional beaches, such as Santa Rosa Island, Perdido Key State Park, and the beaches of the Gulf Islands offer further opportunity for bathing, lounging, and water sports.

As a result of Pensacola’s thriving tourism industry, the city hosts numerous events and annual festivals. Popular annual festivals include: The Pensacola Seafood Festival, The Pensacola Crawfish Festival, The Great Gulfcoast Arts Festival, The Children’s Art Festival, and Pensacon. Additionally, the downtown area of Pensacola offers a thriving night life scene with numerous dining options as well as various clubs and bars.

Job Opportunities in Pensacola

The city has a thriving tourism and service industry, military and defense industry, and health care industry. Each of these industries, together with education and construction, significantly contribute to the economy of Pensacola. The Pensacola median household income is slightly higher than the county average but is lower than the state and national average.

Additionally, the recent job growth rate (0.92%) is significantly lower than the national average (1.59%). Yet, the city’s unemployment rate (4.3%) is lower than the national average (5.2%). The largest employer in Pensacola is the military. Top non-military employers in Pensacola are: Escambia County School Board; Baptist Health Care Corporation; Delta Health Group, Inc.; Sacred Heart Health System, Inc.; and University of West Florida.

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Business Sales Consultant II - Pensacola, Fl - (2520410) Description Position Description Overview A recognized leader in helping small and medium sized (SMB) businesses grow through state of the art solutions is ...
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A Production Operator II is proficient in the independent set-up, start-up, continuous operation and shutdown of the assigned area process or processes as detailed by Value Stream (VS), shown below: Belts VS – ...
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**Position Summary:**AutoZone's Hub Drivers will perform duties inside our stores; as well as, in the operation of a company provided vehicle to assure the safe delivery of parts to and from AutoZone stores and ...
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Part-timeAs the Omnichannel Associate you are accountable for contributing to profitable sales growth by executing Enterprise Fulfillment and jcp.com activities and strategies to include Customer Service & Sales, ...
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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
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The IMPACT Retail Service Merchandiser is responsible for representing Acosta, our clients, and our customers by effectively performing project work including, but not limited to, the proper implementation of ...
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ContractThis position supports Raytheon's DOMino contract, a single-award IDIQ worth over $1 billion. This contract delivers full lifecycle development and sustainment for the Department of Homeland Security’s ...
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Pensacola home needs a house cleaner. Ideal match will meet the requirements below. Can you provide your own cleaning supplies (detergents, etc)? Can you provide your own cleaning equipment (vacuum, etc)? Bathroom ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
A Calibration Technician II will perform calibrations, troubleshooting, root cause analysis, and repair on measurement and process control equipment including: temperature, electrical/electronic, and hydraulic, ...
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Overview:About Aramark Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, state-of-the-art healthcare providers, the world’s leading educational institutions, iconic ...
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Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett ...
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Join Our Community of Food People! BASIC PURPOSE The primary function of this position is to drive a tractor trailer to move loaded trailers containing various products (meats, produce, frozen foods, dry goods, ...
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**686287BR****Job Title:**Connected Devices Sales Consultant**Job Category:**Store Associates**Location Number:**000395-Pensacola-Store**Job Description:****What does a Best Buy Connected Devices Sales Consultant ...
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Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett ...
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Child Care new Add to Favorites
We are looking for a great babysitter for 2 children in Pensacola. This summer we need help with picking up from day camps. We would prefer someone who could help out with light housekeeping such as putting dishes away ...
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The Challenge: What if you could use your hardware and software skills to improve the technology supporting the Navy? With so much relying on complex systems, a skilled systems administrator can be the difference that ...
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Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent education preferred.Responsibilities At Office Depot and Office Max, our;Retail Sales Associate/Sales Consultant is responsible for engaging and providing an exceptional ...
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Target is one of the world’s most recognized brands and one of America’s leading retailers. We wouldn’t be that way without top notch customer service and team leaders dedicated to our guests. Wherever ...
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Part-timePensacola family needs a part-time tutor for Driving .
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
What does a Best Buy Connected Devices Sales Consultant do? Do you love listening to the latest tunes through your portable headphones? Or, using a wearable to track the amount of physical activity you perform in a day? ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April